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Поминальный обряд азиатских эскимосов и современное ритуальное пространство Нового Чаплино и Сиреников

The article examines the practice of feeding ancestors and spirits that is encountered among the Asiatic
Yupik. The most organized and ritualized way of feeding can be seen in the commemoration of the
dead. The author describes in detail the contemporary commemoration ritual of the Asiatic Yupik; he
shows its variations as well as individual traits of the present social and ritual context, in which the
commemoration ritual is performed.